Downloads and Documents missing from dock

Discussion in 'MacBook' started by Boca, Sep 15, 2010.

  1. Boca macrumors 6502

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    How do I get them back on the dock please? And, what did I do to move them from there to wherever they went. thank you. b
     
  2. spinnerlys Guest

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    Go into your Home folder (CMD+SHIFT+H) and drag the Documents and Downloads folder to the right (or bottom) side of your Dock.
    You probably just dragged those two folder aliases* off the Dock.


    * The Dock is just a place holder, like the Windows taskbar and does not actually store folders or applications, but points to them at their original location. It's like a shortcut or compilation of shortcuts.


    Also have a look at the following links to learn more about Mac OS X:

     
  3. Boca thread starter macrumors 6502

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